There are several snakes, including the viper (Pelias berus).
The reptiles include the ringed-snake, slow-worm, viper and lizard.
Of serpents there are only two poisonous kinds, the common viper and the adder (Kreuzotter).
But some were essentially indigenous, and he observed a singular character given to the fauna by the presence of certain Eastern forms, unknown in other parts of Persia, such as the tiger, a remarkable deer of the IndoMalayan group, allied to Cervus axis, and a pit viper (Halys).
Miillenhoff, "Viper Herkunft and Sprache der Pontischen Skythen and Sarmaten," in Monatsber.
Hitherto no attempt had been made to determine what particular parts of the body were especially affected by drugs, but Fontana showed, in his great work (Florence, 1765) on the venom of the viper and on other poisons, that the general symptoms were brought about by an action on particular organs.
For instance, in the seventh homily the fable of the nuptials of the viper and the conger-eel,'known already to Aelian and Oppian, and proceeding from a curious misreading of Aristotle (Hist.
There are three species of snake, including the viper; three of lizard; and eleven of batrachians.
The principal reptiles are a lizard, a tortoise, the vivora de la crux (a dangerous viper, so called from marks like a cross on its head) and the rattlesnake in Maldonado and the stony lands of Minas.
16; presages recovery or death of patients); (4) the pelican (recalls its young to life by its own blood); (5) the owl (or nyktikorax; loves darkness and solitude); (6) the eagle (renews its youth by sunlight and bathing in a fountain); (7) the phoenix (revives from fire); (8) the hoopoe (redeems its parents from the ills of old age); (9) the wild ass (suffers no male besides itself); (1 o) the viper (born at the cost of both its parents' death); (I I) the serpent (sheds its skin; puts aside its venom before drinking; is afraid of man in a state of nudity; hides its head and abandons the rest of its body); (12) the ant (orderly and laborious; prevents stored grain from germinating; distinguishes wheat from barley on the stalk); (13) the sirens and onocentaurs (Isa.
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Among reptiles are several kinds of venomous snakesthe horned viper, the hooded snake and the echis.
- Viper's Bugloss (Echium vulgare), about 4 nat.
Among reptiles the Egyptian cobra seems to be indigenous in the south, where also is found the dreaded horned viper.
The toxicity or relative strength of the cobra venom has been calculated to be sixteen times that of the European viper.
laevis, the "smooth snake" of Europe, in England, in Hampshire and Dorsetshire, eats chiefly lizards; owing to its coloration, which varies much, it is often mistaken for the viper.
salve made from the ash of a burnt viper's head.
He is however a quite elegant green and silver seraph, in comparison with Excel's gold and Helophel's rich brown viper patterns.
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Pit viper venom can involve virtually every organ system.
The T.3 was developed into the T.4 which had an even more powerful viper, giving it a much greater rate of climb.
Suddenly he was bitten by a viper, that had not appeared in his dream.
We had a CG friend with us, which was the incredibly deadly viper, because we couldn't find one in time.
Its bolt is a horned viper, slithering in a wild place.
viper venom can involve virtually every organ system.
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viper bites - 75% cause envenomation, 35% mild, 15% severe.
viper family and is the only venomous snake in northwest Europe.
The opponent Mr Cook is the proprietor of a registration for the mark viper in respect of " Motor Vehicles " .
Among other things he asked if there was any first-aid equipment for the bite of the gaboon viper.
viper's bugloss prefers a dry toil and is common on the chalk downs and on sea cliffs in many places.
The reptiles include the ringed-snake, slow-worm, viper and liz~rd.
It differs from the adder in having the head entirely covered with scales, shields being absent, and in having the snout somewhat turned up. The term "Asp" (Ã¡¼â‚¬ÃÆ’Ãâ‚¬ÃŽ¯Ãâ€š) seems to, have been employed by Greek and Roman writers, and by writers generally down to comparatively recent times, to designate more than one species of serpent; thus the asp, by means of which Cleopatra is said to have ended her life, and so avoided the disgrace of entering Rome a captive, is now generally supposed to have been the cerastes, or horned viper (Cerastes cornutus), of northern Africa and Arabia, a snake about 15 in.
ADDER, a name for the common viper (Vipera cevus), ranging from Wales to Saghalien island, and from Caithness to the north of Spain.
Echidna arietans) of nearly the whole of Africa, and the death-adder (Acanthophis antarcticus) from Australia to the Moluccas, are both very poisonous (see Viper).
When Erica had an eye infection he treated her with a salve made from the ash of a burnt viper 's head.
He is however a quite elegant green and silver seraph, in comparison with Excel 's gold and Helophel 's rich brown viper patterns.
Viper slip-on race cans have been specially developed to let riders obtain their bike 's maximum power and torque in style.
The T.3 was developed into the T.4 which had an even more powerful Viper, giving it a much greater rate of climb.
We had a CG friend with us, which was the incredibly deadly viper, because we could n't find one in time.
Viper Systems can design or rebuild a PC of your choice.
Viper Extreme bar is made from a delicious blend of fruits and grains blended for long lasting energy.
Viper bites - 75% cause envenomation, 35% mild, 15% severe.
The adder is a member of the viper family and is the only venomous snake in northwest Europe.
The opponent Mr Cook is the proprietor of a registration for the mark VIPER in respect of " Motor Vehicles ".
Viper 's bugloss prefers a dry toil and is common on the chalk downs and on sea cliffs in many places.
The infant will play near the hole of the cobra, and the young child put his hand into the viper 's nest.
Depp has seen his fair share of legal trouble, including being accused of allowing the sale of drugs at his club, The Viper Room.
Depp was also the focus of an investigation, in which it was alleged that his nightclub, The Viper Club, was selling illegal drugs.
Deviate 2000 Deviate Viper Shorts are made from nylon microfiber.
The ATN Viper Night Vision Goggles are hands-free and inexpensively priced ($268.95 on sale).
Venomous pit viper bites usually begin to swell within ten minutes and sometimes are painful.
Many pit viper and coral snake bites (20%) fail to poison their victim or introduce only a small amount of venom into the victim's body.
There are also Battlestar Galactica Mini-Flyers, with a Cylon Raider and a Mark VII Viper.
In all, Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep saw a loss in all models other than the Viper and Crossfire of twenty-nine percent, except the Dodge Ram models which saw a rise of twelve percent.
If you own a specialty vehicle, like a Dodge Viper, you'll pay more not just for the basic detail but any add-ons.
They gathered together a group of girls, including Carmen Electra, and began performing weekly burlesque shows in Los Angeles' Viper Room Club.
Kara Thrace's viper is destroyed in a nebula.
This huge ship also houses a compliment of Viper spacecraft.
In the episode Maelstrom, Kara apparently died only to reappear a few episodes later in a brand new viper.
Lee Adama, eldest son of Admiral Adama, is also known as Apollo which is his Viper pilot call sign.
Everyone is left to wonder if this was a self-fulfilling prophecy when Kara flies her Viper into a swirling planetary storm and is lost when her ship is destroyed.
While the design is the same, Raptor pilot helmets were a bronze or gold color, while Viper pilots wore silver helmets.
Today Cylon helmets as well as those worn by Viper pilots in the Battlestar Galactica series are popular items in auctions and collector's circles.
For example, JT Graphics offers Battlestar Galactica Moebius models of the Viper Mk II from the re-imaged series.
Model kits are 1/32 scale and offer specific details including Viper squadron logos and pilot names.
This Viper MK II model may also be found at Mobius Models.
The Colonial Viper is a favorite ship for modelers because it is a Fighter/Interceptor.
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